A bill has been introduced in the New York City Council that would make it easier for those with severe hearing loss to hear.
All pet shops and facilities that house animals for 24 hours in New York City will now have to be equipped with automatic fire sprinklers.
The City Council is expected to vote Thursday on new regulations to force building owners to register and inspect their cooling towers as New York City’s outbreak of Legionnaires’ continues to spread.
A letter signed by 33 members of the City Council members was sent to area hospitals after a patient died at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital and his widow was stunned to later see his death on a reality TV show.
The de Blasio administration is trying to slow down Uber’s rapid expansion.
The move comes after a patient, Mark Chanko, died at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital and his widow was stunned to later see his death on reality TV show “New York Med.”
The New York City Council is reportedly drafting a bill that could permanently ground helicopter tours in the five boroughs.
Uber and similar car services may hit a roadblock at City Hall.
The entire Fiscal Year 2016 budget will go to a vote before the full council later this week.
The New York City Council on Wednesday passed legislation to ban private sector employers from asking job applicants if they have been convicted of a crime.
City lawmakers want to make sure street food vendors meet the same standards as restaurants.
A city councilman is taking action in the wake of some new construction that is making Central Park dark even in daylight.
New York City Department of Correction Commissioner Joseph Ponte told lawmakers Tuesday that an additional $28 million allocated to the fiscal year 2016 budget will help fund reforms at the troubled agency.
A unanimous vote on Wednesday by the City Planning Commission has paved the way for high-rise office buildings to add evacuation elevators.
Activists gathered at City Hall Tuesday morning in support of a new proposal to put citizens on patrol to crack down on idling cars in New York City.